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AT&T Galaxy Tab S 8.4 Gets Lollipop Update

AT&T Galaxy Tab S 8.4 Lollipop update
While many Samsung phones and tabs already received Android 5.0 Lollipop update, the Galaxy Tab S 8.4 on AT&T network was left behind. But starting from todat AT&T is pusing Android Lollipop OTA update (Android 5.0.2) to all Galaxy Tab S 8.4.

Here is the complete release note from AT&T.
Upgrade Device Software for the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (SM-T707A)

Update summary

Effective June 16, 2015, AT&T has released a software update for the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (SM-T707) . This update will be made available to customers via the Firmware Over the Air (FOTA). A Wi-Fi connection is required.

What’s changing?

  • Android 5.0.2 Operating System update which includes Lollipop 5.0 and the additional enhancements.
  • “Quick Settings” updated
  • Additional animations
  • Improved notifications
  • Device Protection

What to expect after the update

Although there should be no impacts to settings or data, we recommend that you back up your media files to an SD card, a PC, or using a favorite application (from the Play Store), prior to upgrading the software.

If your Galaxy Tab S 8.4 already got the OTA update notification, just tap on that and follow the steps to update your tablet. If you have not received any notification follow these simple steps to get the update:

  • Connect to a Wi-Fi network.
  • Tap Settings.
  • Tap the General tab.
  • Tap About device.
  • Tap Software update.
  • Tap Check for Updates, and then follow the subsequent prompts.